|Bye-Bye Baby - Commonwealth Club of California|
Description: Robert A. Lurie, a co-owner of the San Francisco Giants baseball team, speaks at the Commonwealth Club about the process of keeping major league baseball in San Francisco. The team was very nearly sold to a Canadian brewery and moved to Toronto, Canada. Lurie mentions that Mayor George Moscone played a significant role in the negotiation process. Also, he talks about Bob Short and Bud Herseth and discusses Candlestick Park...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Baseball--San Francisco (Calif.); San Francisco Giants (Baseball team); Baseball team owners; Major League Baseball (Organization); Candlestick Park (San Francisco, Calif.); San Francisco (Calif.)--Politics and government
|Mr. Municipal Bond : bond investment management, Bank of America, 1929-1971 : oral history transcript ; interview conducted by Malca Chall ; introductions by Lois Swabel, [and] Wendell W. Witter ; Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1988 - Browne, Alan K|
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit Commission (Calif.); Candlestick Park (San Francisco, Calif.); Bank of America. Municipal Bond Department; Bonds -- California; Municipal bonds -- California; Investment banking -- California; Bankers -- California Biography